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National and International Important Days and Dates 2022

September 30, 2022

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In this article, we have listed the international and national important days. This list includes all the special days in India and around the world in the year 2022. Some of these days are of national importance while others are of international importance. Each month has some noteworthy days and occasions to celebrate and memorialize the events which happened. This list will help the readers boost his/her general awareness.

For students preparing for government exams such as SSC CHSL, IBPS PO, UPSC etc. it is important to keep track of important days and dates. Here is a month-by-month list of important days and dates that can help you get ready for competitive exams:

Important Days & Dates in January 2022

Following are the important days and dates in January –

1st January English New Year, Army Medical Corps Establishment Day, Global family day, World Peace Day
4th JanuaryWorld Braille Day
6th JanuaryWorld War Orphans Day
8th JanuaryAfrican National Congress Foundation Day
9th JanuaryPravasiBharatiya Divas NRI Day
10th January World Laughter Day, World Hindi Day
11th JanuaryDeath anniversary of Lal Bahadur Shastri
12th JanuaryNational Youth Day
15th JanuaryArmy Day, Pongal,Makar Sankranti
25th JanuaryInternational Customs Duty Day, India Tourism Day,
National Voters Day
26th JanuaryRepublic Day
27th JanuaryInternational Holocaust Day, International Day of Commemoration
28th JanuaryBirth Anniversary of Lala Lajpat Rai
30th JanuaryMahatma Gandhi’s Martyrdom Day (Martyr’s Day)
World Leprosy Eradication Day

February days list 2022

Following are the February special days and dates –

1st FebruaryIndian Coast Guard Day
2nd FebruaryWorld Wetlands Day
4th FebruaryWorld Cancer Day
4th FebruaryNational Day of Sri Lanka
7th FebruaryInternational Development Week
12th FebruaryDarwin Day
12th FebruaryAbraham Lincoln’s Birthday
13th FebruarySarojini Naidu’s Birth Anniversary
14th FebruarySaint Valentine’s Day
18th FebruaryTaj Mahotsav
20th FebruaryWorld Day of Social Justice
21st FebruaryInternational Mother Language Day
22nd FebruaryWorld Scout Day
24th FebruaryCentral Excise Day
27th FebruaryWorld Sustainable Energy Day
28th FebruaryNational Science Day

Important Days & Dates in March 2022

Following are the important days and dates in March –

1st MarchZero Discrimination Day
World Civil Defence Day
3rd MarchWorld Wildlife Day
World Hearing Day
4th MarchNational Safety Day
8th MarchInternational Women’s Day
10th MarchCISF Raising Day
13th MarchNo Smoking Day (Second Wednesday of March)
14th MarchPi Day
International Day of Action for Rivers
15th MarchWorld Consumer Rights Day
16th MarchNational Vaccination Day
18th MarchOrdnance Factories Day (India)
20th MarchInternational Day of Happiness
World Sparrow Day
21st MarchWorld Forestry Day
World Down Syndrome Day
World Poetry Day
22nd MarchWorld Water Day
23rd MarchWorld Meteorological Day
24th MarchWorld Tuberculosis (TB) Day
27th MarchWorld Theatre Day

Important Days & Dates in April 2022

Following are the important days and dates in April –

1st AprilOrissa Day, Prevention of Blindness week
2nd AprilWorld Autism Awareness Day
4th AprilInternational Day for Mine Awareness
5th AprilNational Maritime Day
7th AprilWorld Health Day
10th AprilWorld Homeopathy Day
11th AprilNational Safe Motherhood Day, National Pet Day
13th AprilJallianwala Bagh Massacre Day
17th AprilWorld Haemophilia Day
18th AprilWorld Heritage Day
19th AprilWorld Liver Day
21st AprilNational Civil Service Day, Secretaries Day
22nd AprilWorld Earth Day
23rd AprilWorld Book and Copyright Day
24th AprilNational Panchayati Day
25th AprilWorld Malaria Day
26th AprilWorld Intellectual Property Day
28th AprilWorld Day for Safety and Health at Work
29th AprilInternational Dance Day
30th AprilAyushman Bharat Diwas

 Important Days & Dates in May 2022

Following are the important days and dates in May –

1st MayInternational Labour Day
1st May (1st Sunday)World Laughter Day
3rd MayPress Freedom Day
3rd May (1st Tuesday)World Asthma Day
4th MayCoal miner’s day
8th MayWorld Red Cross Day
8th May (2nd Sunday)Mother’s Day
9th MayVictory day
2nd Sunday of MayMother’s Day [10th May]
11th MayNational Technology Day
12th MayInternational Nurses Day
14th MayWorld Migratory day
15th MayInternational Day of the Family
17th MayWorld Telecommunication Day
21st MayAnti-terrorism day
24th MayCommonwealth Day
31st MayAnti-Tobacco Day

Important Days in June 2022

Following are the important days in June –

4th JuneInternational Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
5th JuneWorld Environment Day
7th JuneInternational level crossing awareness day
8th JuneWorld ocean day
12th JuneWorld day against Child Labour
14th JuneWorld Blood Donor Day
17th JuneWorld day to combat desertification and drought
20th JuneWorld Refugee Day
21st June (3rd Sunday)Father’s Day
21st JuneWorld Music Day, International Yoga Day
23rd JuneUnited Nation’s public service day
23rd JuneInternational Widow’s Day
26th JuneInternational Day against Drug abuse & Illicit Trafficking

Important Days & Dates in July 2022

Following are the important days and dates in July –

1st JulyNational Doctor’s Day
6th JulyWorld Zoonoses Day
11th JulyWorld Population Day
12th JulyWorld Malala day
18th JulyNelson Mandela International Day
28th JulyWorld Nature conservation day, World Hepatitis Day

Important Days & Dates in August 2022

Following are the important days and dates in August –

7th August (1st Sunday)Friendship Day
3rd AugustIndependence Day of Niger
5th AugustIndependence Day of Upper Volta
6th AugustHiroshima Day
9th AugustInternational Day of World’s indigenous people
9th AugustQuit India movement Day, Nagasaki Day
12th AugustInternational Youth Day
15th AugustIndependence Day of India
23rd AugustInternational Day for the remembrance of the slave trade and its abolition
29th AugustNational Sports Day

Important Days & Dates in September 2022

Following are the important days and dates in September –

5th SeptemberTeachers’ Day, Forgiveness Day
8th SeptemberWorld Literacy Day
14th SeptemberHindi Day, World First Air Day
15th SeptemberEngineer’s day in India, International Day of Democracy
16th SeptemberWorld Ozone Day, International Day for Preservation
21st SeptemberAlzheimer’s Day, International Day of Peace
25th SeptemberSocial Justice Day
26th SeptemberDay of the Deaf
27th SeptemberWorld Tourism Day
29th SeptemberWorld Heart Day
30th September International Translation Day
25th September (fourth Sunday of September)World Rivers Day

Important Days & Dates in October 2022

Following are the important days and dates in October –

1st OctoberInternational Day of the Older Person
2nd OctoberMahatma Gandhi’s birthday
3rd October (first Monday)World Habitat Day
4th OctoberWorld Animal Welfare Day
5th OctoberNational Teacher’s Day
8th OctoberIndian Air Force Day
9th OctoberWorld Post Office Day
10th OctoberNational Post Day
11th OctoberInternational Girl Child Day
12th OctoberWorld Arthritis Day
13th OctoberUN International Day for National Disaster Reduction
13th October (2nd Thursday)World Sight Day
14th OctoberWorld Standards Day
15th OctoberWorld White Cane Day
16th OctoberWorld Food Day
17th OctoberInternational Day for the eradication of poverty
20th OctoberWorld statistics day
24th OctoberUnited Nation’s Day, World development information Day
30th OctoberWorld Thrift Day
31st OctoberNational Unity Day

Special Days & Dates in November 2022

Following are the important days and dates in November –

1st NovemberWorld Vegan Day
5th NovemberWorld Radiography Day, World tsunami day
7th NovemberNational Cancer Awareness Day
9th NovemberLegal Services Day
14th NovemberChildren’s Day in India, Jawaharlal Nehru’s birthday
16th NovemberInternational day for Endurance
17th NovemberWorld Student Day, National Journalism Day, National Epilepsy Day
18th NovemberWorld Adult Day
19th NovemberWorld Citizen Day
20th NovemberAfrica Industrialization Day, Universal children’s day
21st NovemberWorld Television Day, World Fisheries day
25th NovemberWorld Non-Veg day
26th NovemberLaw Day
29th NovemberInternational Day of Solidarity with Palestinian People
30th NovemberFlag day

Important Dates in December 2022

Following are the important days and dates in December –

1st DecemberWorld Aids Day
2nd DecemberWorld Computer literacy day, International Day of Abolition of slavery
3rd DecemberInternational Day for People with disabilities, World conservation day
4th DecemberNavy Day
5th DecemberInternational volunteer day for economic and social development
7th DecemberArmed Forces Flag Day, International civil aviation day
9th DecemberThe International day against corruption
10th DecemberHuman Right Day
11th DecemberInternational Mountain Day
14th DecemberInternational Energy Day
16th DecemberVijay Diwas
18th DecemberInternational Migrants Day
19th DecemberGoa’s liberation day
20th DecemberInternational Human Solidarity
22nd DecemberNational Mathematics Day
23rd DecemberKisan Divas (Farmer’s Day)
24th DecemberNational Consumers Day
25th DecemberChristmas Day